Last updated on: 9/22/2015 | Author: ProCon.org

Mohammad Raad Biography

Title:
Head of the Hezbollah Bloc in the Lebanese Parliament
Position:
Con to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

“There must be a review and reconsideration of stands against those who pursue with placing bets on a settlement that would legalize the Zionist occupation of Palestine…

This option [the Arab Peace Initiative] cannot be promoted in the Arab and Islamic worlds anymore.”

“Hizbullah Rejects Calls for Peace with Israel, Urges Resistance,” The Daily Star, Feb. 7, 2009

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Others
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • President, Hezbollah Bloc, Lebanese Parliament, 2000-present
  • Member of Lebanese Parliament, Hezbollah Party, 1992-present
  • Lebanese Representative, Iranian Guardian Council
  • Member, Executive Committee, Hezbollah Party
  • Former Chair, Political Council, Hezbollah Party
Education:
  • None found
Other:
  • Born Jan. 1, 1955 in Beirut, Lebanon
  • Referred to the US Ambassador to Lebanon as an “Israeli agent” on Oct. 11, 2011